#c90000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c90000 is composed of 78.8% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #c90000 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0000 with #930000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 79
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c90000 color description : Strong red.

#c90000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c90000 has RGB values of R:201, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13172736.

Hex triplet c90000 #c90000
RGB Decimal 201, 0, 0 rgb(201,0,0)
RGB Percent 78.8, 0, 0 rgb(78.8%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 21
HSL 0°, 100, 39.4 hsl(0,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 41.877, 66.948, 56.174
XYZ 24.089, 12.421, 1.129
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 12.421
CIE-LCH 41.877, 87.393, 39.999
CIE-LUV 41.877, 137.66, 29.698
Hunter-Lab 35.243, 60.33, 22.771
Binary 11001001, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c90000

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Alternatives to #c90000

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#c90000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c90000

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c90000;}
.background {background-color:#c90000;}
.border {border:1px solid #c90000;}

Shades and Tints of #c90000

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050000 is the darkest color, while #fff0f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c90000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c5d5d is the less saturated color, while #c90000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c90000 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #583030 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #776b1c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #856500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ca1600 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #954412 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d4000 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c90e00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population